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2014-06-25 12:28:08

NEW YORK, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Annalect - the data and analytics platform of Omnicom Group - has named Slavi Samardzija, Chief Analytics Officer, to lead an analytics center of excellence that will serve all Omnicom Group agencies. Samardzija joins Annalect from WPP's Wunderman, where he held the same title, and played a critical role in developing its analytics offer over the course of his 15-year tenure with the agency. "Over the past three and half years, we have...

2014-05-02 12:25:39

NEW YORK, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, and the fifth time in the last seven years, BBDO was named Network of the Year at the New York Festivals, honoring the world's best work. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110626/NY26220LOGO At an awards ceremony held Thursday night at the landmark New York Public Library's Beaux-Arts building, 14 BBDO agencies won a total of 89 awards, nearly double its total of last year and significantly more than its...

2014-05-01 20:23:21

NEW YORK, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BBDO won more awards than any other agency network at the 2014 Facebook Studio Awards. Now in its third year, the Facebook Studio Awards recognize excellence in creating more engaging, delightful experiences for people, and helping to make Facebook an even more powerful platform for advertisers. Jury members are selected from Facebook's Creative Council and winners are judged based on a combination of craft and execution, scale and targeting,...

2014-02-12 08:25:27

TOPS THE GUNN REPORT AS THE WORLD'S MOST AWARDED AGENCY NETWORK FOR AN UNPRECEDENTED 8TH YEAR IN A ROW NEW YORK, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Gunn Report, an annual analysis of the winners' lists of the world's most important advertising industry award shows, has released its 2013 findings. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110626/NY26220LOGO ) For an unprecedented eighth consecutive year, and the eleventh time in the 15-year history of this report, BBDO Worldwide...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.